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Chairwoman Mikulski Statement on President Obama Signing Fiscal Year 2015 Omnibus Appropriations Bill into Law

Release Date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement today on her work getting a bipartisan, bicameral fiscal year 2015 omnibus passed into law:

Chairwoman Mikulski Floor Statement on the FY15 Omnibus

Release Date: 
Thursday, December 11, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tonight, U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, came to the Senate floor to speak about the bipartisan FY 2015 omnibus bill. Below are her remarks as delivered:

Chairwoman Mikulski's Floor Statement on the Progress of the FY15 Omnibus

Release Date: 
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
 
 
WASHINGTON, D.C.Today, U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, spoke on the Senate floor about the status of the fiscal year 2015 omnibus.
 

Chairwoman Mikulski Statement on the FY15 Omnibus

Release Date: 
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, released the following statement after the “Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015” was filed today:
 
“This agreement means no government shutdown and no government on autopilot. In today’s era of slamdown politics, we were able to set aside our differences. Working across the aisle and across the dome, we created compromise without capitulation.

Summary: Fiscal Year 2015 Omnibus Appropriations Bill

Release Date: 
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
 
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee today released highlights of the fiscal year 2015 omnibus appropriations bill, “Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015,” that totals $1.014 trillion in discretionary spending in compliance with the bipartisan Murray-Ryan budget agreement.  The bill funds the government through September 30, 2015.
 

Mikulski-Rogers Joint Statement on Omnibus Agreement

Release Date: 
Tuesday, December 09, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, and House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers issued the following joint statement on the fiscal year 2015 omnibus agreement:

Chairwoman Mikulski says Appropriators making steady progress on Omnibus

Release Date: 
Friday, November 21, 2014
 
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, issued the following statement:

Chairwoman Mikulski Opening Statement at Full Committee Hearing on Ebola Response

Release Date: 
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Barbara A. Mikulski (D-Md.), Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, convened a hearing of the Full Appropriations Committee to review the request for additional funding to address the Ebola outbreak. It’s the second hearing Chairwoman Mikulski has participated in related to Ebola since the beginning of September.
 
The following are Chairwoman Mikulski’s remarks, as prepared for delivery: